Another oil tax debate: With a ballot measure effort advancing, the Legislature needs to hold hearings
This 800-mile-long pipeline transports crude oil from Prudhoe Bay to Valdez. … bridge crosses the river on the eastern edge of Denali National Park.
Oil workers are not the only people who will lose their jobs if we try to replace fossil fuels with so-called “green energy.” Coal miners, pipe layers, natural gas workers and people in related industries will also suffer. But it will go much deeper than that.
American blue-collar workers in manufacturing jobs, who have been enjoying a historic boom under President Trump, will likely lose their jobs due to higher energy prices and manufacturing costs. Manufacturing is energy intensive. That means low-cost, reliable energy is essential to manufacturing and blue-collar jobs.